JUVENILE FICTION / Family / New Baby FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Siblings
This series of four board books deals with the anticipation of waiting for the new baby, the excitement of the arrival itself, and the beginnings of the special relationship that develops between siblings. The simple conversational text and lively illustrations are carefully designed to encourage further dialogue between reader and child. Focus: Emotion, empathy, patience, compromise, conflict resolution, attachment.
Rachel Fuller worked for many years as a children's book designer and illustrator, before taking time off to bring up her twin sons. She is known for her colourful, bold mixed-media artwork.